Flood waters damage homes on the Northside


LOYAL CUSTOMER BASE TO KEEP THEM AFLOAT FOR NOW. LIVE IN DUVAL COUNTY, ETHAN CALLOWAY, CHANNEL 4, THE LOCAL STATION.>>Mary: BRING OUT THOUSAND WITHOUT ELECTRIC IN THE AREA. 112,000 DO NOT HAVE POWER YET. THERE ARE MANY PEOPLE CLEANING UP FROM FLOODWATERS.>>Kent: COVERAGE NOW NEAR THE BROWARD RIVER. ERICIS LIVE.>>Reporter: THIS SET OF THE ROSIGLITAZONE BECAUSE HOMES LIKE THIS ONE ARE RIGHT UP NEXT TO A RIVER OUT BACK BEHIND THE HOME. IT WAS THE RIVER THAT AT THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM OVERFLOWED INTO HOMES LIKE THIS ONE AND SEVERAL OTHERS OF THE STREET. THIS SO-CALLED VIDEO IS TAKEN BY HOMEOWNER JENNIFER CHENNAI SHE SAYS WE ARE BANNED BEGIN DUMPING ENDLESS RAIN CAUSED THE BROWARD RIVER TO OVERFLOW INTO SEVERAL DOCKYARDS ALONG THIS ROAD.>>IT WAS VERY SWIFT, THERE WERE WHITECAPS. IT LOOKED LIKE AN OCEAN IN MY BACKYARD.>>FIGURE SHALL HAVE BETTER LUCK. ANOTHER NEIGHBOR SHOWS THIS VIDEO FLOODING ON HIS PROPERTY. HE WOULD NOT GO ON CAMERA BUT SOME OF THE LOWER LEVEL OF THE HOME HAS SIGNIFICANT FLOOD DAMAGE. THERE IS AT LEAST A FOOT OF WATER THAT FLOODED THIS ROOM. THE WATERS HAVE RECEDED HOWEVER, THE ROOM SMELLS LIKE MILDEW.>>IT JUST KEPT COMING IN THE HOUSE.>>FORTUNATELY, DAMAGE TO THE HOME WAS CONFINED TO THE FRONT ROOM AND NOT THE ENTIRE HOUSE BACKYARD LIVE, YOU LOOKING AT ITEMS THAT HAD TO COME OUT OF THAT ROOM. THESE ARE ITEMS THAT GOT SOAKED FROM ALL OF THE FLOODWATER. WHEN I SPOKE TO MRS. SAMPSON SHE SAID WHEN — SHE DOES HAVE FLOOD INSURANCE. COMING UP AT 11 WE WILL GO ACROSS THE STREET WHERE A WOMAN CAME VERY CLOSE TO BEING KILLED

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